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In the east, it is,\line \expndtw7 of course, clear from an inscription\super 1\nosupersub  that his authority\line was recognised up to the Gaya region, and Benares\line \expndtw13 continued to be the second capital of the Gahadavalas. . |\line \expndtw9 Jayacandra celebrated die \i Svayamiwra \i0 of his daughter{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\expndtw0 f}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li22\fi0\ri0\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0\tx6336 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw4\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 Samyogita, who was, however, carried away in the midst{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\expndtw0 V}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li11\fi0\ri0\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0\tx6358 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw10\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 of the ceremonies by Piitlrviraja.{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\expndtw0 |}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li457\fi0\ri0\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0\tx6347 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw11\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 By far die, most important event of Jayacandra's{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\i\expndtw0 I}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li11\fi0\ri0\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0\tx6336 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw9\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 reign was the invasion of Sihabuddin Ghori.   In 1191{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\expndtw0 1}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qj\li14\fi0\ri90\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0\tx6304 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw8\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 A.D. the. latter was defeated by Prithviraja at Taraoti,\line and this debacle rankled in the Sultan's mind so much\line \expndtw12 that the very next year he teturned and completely\line \expndtw9 routed and killed the Cauhan king. Jayacandra kept\line \expndtw8 himself in proud isolation, thinking that the annihila\-\line \expndtw4 tion of his great: rival would clear the way for his own\line \expndtw12 supremacy over Northern India.\super 2\nosupersub  Little did he know{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\expndtw0 [}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qr\li0\fi0\ri936\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw14\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 that his own  doom  was  awaiting  him.   In H. 590 \expndtw4 --=1194 A.D.    Sihabuddin   marched   towards   Kanauj \expndtw14 and met Jayaouidra on ihe plain between Candawar \expndtw10 and   Etawah.   The  latter was de-}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li202\fi0\ri0\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0\tx2074 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw-15\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 Hariscandra{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\expndtw12 icaicd and slain, but the kingdom}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qj\li22\fi2041\ri940\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw1\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 \\vas not annexed. His son, HariS-\expndtw3 cancha, was allowed by Sihabuddin to rule on his behalf. \expndtw11 We do not know when and how Hariscandra met his \expndtw12 end. This is, however, certain that by H. 623=1226 \expndtw7 A.D. the Ganges-Jamuna Doab had completely passed \expndtw13 into the hands of the "Moslems. Before concluding,}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li212\fi0\ri0\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0\tx2074 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw-20\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 <j\sub riharsa{\charscalex100\expndtw0\tab }\nosupersub\expndtw9 it may be mentioned that Jayacan-}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\ql\li2066\fi0\ri0\sb0\sa0\sl-241\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex94\expndtw7\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 dra's   name   is   memorable in the}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qj\li29\fi371\ri958\sb180\sa0\sl-205\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw3\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs20 *Ind. Hist. Quart., \i0 VoL V (1929), pp. 14-30; see also \i Proc. \expndtw4 As. Soc. Beng., \i0 1880, pp. 76-80.}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qj\li18\fi374\ri950\sb0\sa0\sl-205\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\super\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw7\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs20 2\nosupersub  The common view that fayacandra invited Sihabuddin \expndtw8 Ghoii to invade India is, however, erroneous.}\par }